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Nexstar Media Group to acquire The CW Network

Nexstar Media Group has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a 75 per cent ownership interest in The CW Network. Warner Bros Discovery and Paramount Global the current co-owners of The CW, will each retain a 12.5 per cent ownership interest and continue to produce content for the broadcaster. Nexstar, together with its partner […]

August 15, 2022

Neiman Marcus drives 150k shopping sessions via CTV

MadHive, the enterprise software company that powers modern media, has announced its recent shoppable Connected TV (CTV) campaign with CBD skincare brand Cannaluxe (formerly Cannuka Luxe) drove more than 150K shoppers to The overall campaign generated 10 million impressions across premium publishers including Fox, ESPN, FX, AMC, and Bravo, The CW, Food Network, Bravo, […]

March 3, 2022

The CW for sale?

AT&T’s WarnerMedia and ViacomCBS are exploring the potential sale of a significant stake (or all) of The CW Network, which they jointly own, according to reports. Nexstar Media Group, America’s largest local television and media company, is among the lead suitors. The report said an agreement could be reached soon, though the talks are tentative […]

January 7, 2022

Morgan, Sniderman to retire from Litton Entertainment

Dave Morgan, founder, president and chief executive officer, and Pete Sniderman, chief operating officer, of Litton Entertainment, will retire from their positions at year’s end. With 32 series and hundreds of hours of Emmy Award-winning programming annually on leading broadcast station groups including the ABC stations, and networks including CBS, NBC, Telemundo and The CW, […]

December 3, 2021

ViacomCBS expands Hulu distribution deal

ViacomCBS has confirmed a new distribution agreement that adds more content from ViacomCBS’s portfolio of news, entertainment and sports networks to Hulu’s live TV subscription streaming service, Hulu + Live TV. The comprehensive, multi-year deal includes continued carriage of CBS broadcast stations, CBS Sports Network, Pop TV, Smithsonian Channel, and The CW, as well as […]

January 5, 2021

Tuesday Child’s Killer Camp heads to the US

The CW has announced it has completed a major deal for Tuesday’s Child’s new horror whodunnit reality competition, Killer Camp. As well as optioning the format exclusively in the US The CW Network has picked up the 5×60’ finished tape of the first series, which originally broadcast in the UK on ITV2 last Halloween, for […]

June 17, 2020